Digging on Private Property

You still need to have those private lines marked in Nebraska!

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Private Utility Locators
- Omaha / Lincoln (402) 332-6257
- Nationwide (844) 224-4723 | Website

Whether you are adding on to your home, installing sprinklers or just planting a tree, we can help you find a private utility locating specialist.

One-Call and private utilities

In Nebraska you should always call before you dig!

Nebraska 811 | Nebraska Locate Request

Nebraska 811

P.O. Box 649, Elkhorn, NE 68022

811 or 800-331-5666 | Website

Nebraska 811 is the statewide one-call notification center, set up by Nebraska state law. It is the link between people who want to excavate and the underground facility owner/operators.

The One-Call System does not mark utilities. The One-Call system only notifies participating member utilities. These participating member utilities will not mark private or non-member utilities. The utility locating companies notified will locate and mark only primary public utilities, so it's up to you to keep track of what else is on your own property.

Private Utilities are the buried lines after the meter or main lines. If you have a curbside meter then your property will not get marked by the participating member utility locators. Other buried utilities that generally are not marked include but may not be limited to: sewer lines, private lighting, sprinklers, fire mains, secondary electric lines to detached garages, and septic lines.